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Lot of 1 Double Magnum bottle 300 cl (1 x 3.0 Liter) in Sealed OWC:
Le Volte 2016 Igt - Tenuta dell’ Ornellaia
Balanced wine of great charm, Le Volte is a blend that assembles the best terroirs in Tuscany, Mediterranean combining the expression of Sangiovese, which gives opulence and generosity, with the structure and complexity of Cabernet Sauvignon and the softness of Merlot. Born in 1991, The Times reflects the integrity and style that inspires the whole range of Tenuta Ornellaia.
Deep ruby red in colour
The nose is intensely fruity with hints of berries and sweet spices.
Vintage concentration and structure, The Times gives a particularly full and dense. The mouth is wide and thick with tannins present but well integrated and smooth. The finish continues with fruity notes and a beautiful ending to a lively sensation of freshness.
Name Ornellaia Le Volte 2016
Wine type Red still
Classification IGT Toscano o Toscana
Format 3 Liters Double Magnum with OWC
Grapes 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 50% Sangiovese
Location Bolgheri - Toscana
Climate The season was characterized by cool, rainy winter, with a normal bud. The spring rainy at blossom time, slowed down the set, of course, lowering the burden of production plants. The summer was marked by intense heat almost no precipitation until the first week of September. This has allowed a smooth veraison and excellent ripeness, with cool nights perfect for the development of perfumes and color. The north half of September has led to a lowering of temperatures. The cool season, windy but sunny was particularly favorable for late varieties (such as Sangiovese) who were able to complete their maturation accumulating a lot of potential aromatic and polyphenolic
Production technique The alcoholic fermentation was followed by malolactic fermentation, also in stainless steel tanks.
Vinification The wine was made separately in small stainless steel tanks respecting the varietal characteristics during different stages of fermentation
Aging Phase lasted 10 months aging in barrels of 2-4 years, the third step because previously used for wine Masseto and Ornellaia. The time spent in small barrels allows the wine to improve its structure by softening the lively tannins.
Alcohol 14.00% by volume
Matching Red meats, seasoned game, aged cheeses.
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All our OWC/OC and all our bottles are sealed and they come directly from the manufacturer.
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- Nexive Express Courier (TNT Partner) for Italy,
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- other Express Couriers for Non-Eu Country, usually It depends from the destination Country.
- polystyrene wine cellar with outside reinforced carton box outside for the 6 x 75cl bottles shipments;
- Reinforced two-wave box with polystyrene filling material for all the bottles (75 cl) and Magnum Bottles (1.5L, 3L, 5L, 6L) with Owc: To fill the empty spaces inside the box and be sure that the goods travel protected and immobile.
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- Mixed lot
- Red wine
- Producer, Name of wine
- Ornellaia - Le Volte dell' Ornellaia
- Number of bottles
- Bottle size
- Double Magnum/Jeroboam (3.0L)
- Original packaging
- In original wooden case
- Label Condition
- Fully intact, readable label
- Capsule/Cork condition
- Fully intact metal capsule